The first table below looks at the demand for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Horsham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Horsham region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 9 4 9
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 1 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Horsham 3.13% 15.38% 14.93%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 80.00% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £153 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £270 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.70% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
System Software Category
Horsham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1 5 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Horsham 3.13% 19.23% 26.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Average daily rate - £185 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -32.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
Active Directory
West Sussex

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory across the Horsham region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Horsham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Active Directory across the Horsham region.

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Horsham

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Horsham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory across the Horsham region.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Horsham

Active Directory
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Horsham region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Horsham region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cognos
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Dell